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>>> good morning. getting emotional. lance armstrong breaks down when he talks about admitting to his children that he lied and doped throughout his cycling career. >> i said, don't defend me anymore. don't. >> as he admits hitting a new low when his cancer foundation livestrong dropped him. >>> speaking out, linebacker manti t'eo denies any involvement in the hoax surrounding his make-believe girlfriend as he opens up for the first time since the scandal broke. >>> and a governor upstaged by a little boy who passes out. this morning he's okay and has a funny story to tell. today, saturday, january 18, funny story to tell. today, saturday, january 18, 2013. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good morning, everyone. welcome to "today" on a saturday morning. i'll lester holt. >> i'm erica hill. many people watching lance armstrong -- so. talk about the past nights of interviews. thursday when he sat down with oprah winfrey said he didn't seem that remorseful. part two of the interviewer last night, though, for some was a bit of a change. the disgraced cyclist more
lance armstrong. >> you have no opinion or just dismissing the whole story? >> but he has to be the luckiest guy in the world. >> or the other way around. >> manti te'o comes in and just takes the whole thing away. >> back when i was a kid when you talked sports stories, you talked about real things like salary disputes and ratings, not all these controversies. >> the manti te'o thing, there's one aspect of it that i find kind of really, really interesting. and it is this. we live in a culture, if you look around today, people walking around on their cell phones, walking through traffic, almost getting hit by cars, texting people, we live in a no-eye-contact era. so it's not that surprising that someone is going to go online. that happens all the time, okay? this guy, what i think happened with this guy, first of all, i figure, he's not exactly a mensa number, right? >> he's got a pretty good gpa. >> i don't think so. >> you think he was taking, like, astronomy? >> mike, he almost pulled off one of the greatest hoaxes ever. let's give him a little credit. you. >> think he
. >>> and to the latest on the lance armstrong case. armstrong may be coming clean to oprah, but that's not enough for anti-doping officials. they want the disgraced former champ to fully confess under oath if he wants to return to the sports world. right now, armstrong is banned for life from participating in any olympic competition. >> interesting one there, huh? >> i know. i understand now that oprah is sort of breaking it up into a two-day interview. at first it was just one day. there's so much interest in it. i think what's intriguing to me is that he may be giving up other names because he wants to have less -- i guess he doesn't want this lifetime ban. is he really going to compete at this stage of his life? >> he's 41 years old. i'm wondering what he really imagines what he wants to do. by the way, oprah says he didn't come clean in the manner she expected. she didn't really qualify that. we'll have to see the interview and see what she means. >> who knows? everybody is going to watch. i know i am. >>> we said this before here on "world news now," you never really know what's going to hap
others were killed. >>> lance armstrong's fall from grace is not over yet. the ioc has stripped the champion of the bronze medal he won at the 2000 olympic games in sydney, australia. this is ahead of word that he will be expected to admit to using performance enhancing drugs. >>> and american airlines has its first facelift in more than 40 years. the carrier unveiled a new red, white, and blue logo in an updated eagle motive. it is trading its polished exterior for a new red, white, and blue paint job. the new look will stay. have you ever wanted a little cash from the atm but you couldn't get it because it only had big bills? machines that pay to the dollar are popping up around the country. chase rolled out up to 400 of these machines dispensing denominations as low as 1s and 5s over the past 18 months and pnc has switched out thousands of its atms and plans for all of the atms nationwide to be spitting out these smaller bills by the end of the summer. if you want $7, you can have $7. you don't have to have $20. that's the future. that's the way it's going, wolf. >> much more
including americans being held at this gas plant by an al qaeda-linked terror group. lance armstrong admits he cheated and admits he deserved to be punished. the disgraced cyclist told oprah winfrey he does feel remorse for what he did and says cheating cost him sponsorships word about $75 million. he could lose a lot more as sponsors and supporters sue to get some of their own money back. >>> honda is recalling 748,000 of its odyssey minivans and pilot suvs. this is the second major recall of these models in just over a month. the company says there are problems with the assembly of the air bags on the driver's side. that could increase the risk of an injury in a crash. honda says it is not aware right now of any injuries that have occurred as a result of this problem. >>> so that's the news going on around the world right now. back to here, back to where we are in washington, the gorgeous national mall, people crowded behind us in this great weekend. >> it's a beautiful weekend. there's a big crowd beginning to gather. as the country's first african-american president gets ready to take t
." >> some other headlines make news as you head out the door on this thursday. lance armstrong trying to make amends for doping. cbs reports the cyclist offered to give $5 million to the federal government for allegedly defrauding the u.s. postal service because of doping. but the department of justice has rejected his offer calling it inadequate as the post office sponsored his team for $30 million and he's offering $5 million. he also offered to be a cooperating witness in a federal investigation but doj apparently not interested in that offer either. >> bill: you know, he's struggling man to try to -- for everybody to embrace him. forget about it. he'll get a job flipping burgers somewhere. >> a big part of this that hasn't been talked about not only did he lie and he was deceitful, he was a giant jerk throughout the whole process. he was just a total you know what and so now he's coming back all humble, treating people like garbage. now that he's trying to be humble, screw you pal you had your chance. >> bill: total terd. >> his interview with oprah is tonight. miss alabama has a
to travel. >> big news for thousands and thousands of cubans this morning. thanks very much. >>> lance armstrong has a lot riding on his sitdown with oprah winfrey. the cyclist is expected to make a public apology and a limited confession to doping. armstrong has stripped of his seven tour de france titles after the u.s. anti-doping agency determined he was doping for years while at the top of his game. >>> justin timberlake is back in the music game this morning. overnight he released his first single in seven years. the song is called "suit and tie." he collaborated with jay-z on the song. take a listen. ♪ as long as i've got my suit and tie ♪ ♪ i'm going to make it tonight ♪ let me show you a few things >> we can all rejoice. justin timberlake back on the music scene. that song is available on itunes. let's go back to soledad in newtown. hey, soledad. >> all right, john. thank you. >>> as we mentioned all morning long, we've been coming to you live from newtown, connecticut, where exactly a month ago today, a gunman killed 20 children and 6 adults. it all happened at sandy h
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